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Noise Exposure While Driving in a Convertible

So… I was trying to innocently measure my noise-dose during a 2 hour trip... Read More

Area over love

This may sound like a cheap romantic novel or a new soap opera but... Read More

Hearing Loss Prevention and Music

Of the many causes of permanent hearing loss, the one that is most preventable... Read More

Best of 2018: Musicians should not retire on my watch!

Recently there have been news reports about famous musicians who can no longer perform... Read More

A Northwestern University study on Diplacusis

  Lauren Ervin is a current graduate student working towards her Master’s in Communication... Read More

INFO FOR MUSICIANS

Live Music, Recorded Music, and Strudel

In New Orleans, the City Zoning Commission has recommended a Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance, which... Read More

Impressions made with the jaw open- Part 2

In last week’s part of this two-part blog series, the one benefit of having... Read More

Caffeine and Noise Exposure

I love my morning coffee. And my afternoon coffee. Also, my evening coffee.  I... Read More

Jim Marshall: The other Marshall

Jim Marshall, also known as the “Father of Loud” passed away at the beginning... Read More

The Case of the Missing Fundamental

After last week’s post was published on this blog, I received a deluge of... Read More

PREVENTING HEARING LOSS

The ear gets tough- part 1

At the last National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA) meeting in New Orleans I had... Read More

Occupational Darwinism

The musician is an acoustic athlete.  The only nonathletic  thing about musicians is that... Read More

Impulse noise and music exposure

Dr. Richard Price has probably done more than any one researcher to delineate the... Read More

Caffeine and Noise Exposure

I love my morning coffee. And my afternoon coffee. Also, my evening coffee.  I... Read More

Musicians are not good listeners – or maybe it’s us?

Hearing loss prevention is just that – hearing loss prevention. What can be done... Read More